The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 71 82 81
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.41% 0.11% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.11% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £70,000 £55,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -18.51%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Senior Software Developer
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
681 872 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 93.93% 96.89% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 599 770 772
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Oxford region.

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Oxford

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Senior Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Developer in their job title.

1 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) MVC
3 7 (58.33%) OO
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) jQuery
5 5 (41.67%) Semantic Web
5 5 (41.67%) Scala
5 5 (41.67%) GitHub
5 5 (41.67%) MarkLogic
5 5 (41.67%) Web Services
5 5 (41.67%) XML
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 4 (33.33%) C#
6 4 (33.33%) E-business
6 4 (33.33%) Ajax
6 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 2 (16.67%) HTML
7 2 (16.67%) PHP
7 2 (16.67%) MySQL
7 2 (16.67%) CSS
8 1 (8.33%) J2EE
8 1 (8.33%) SQL
8 1 (8.33%) TDD
8 1 (8.33%) Spring
8 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 1 (8.33%) NoSQL

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Senior Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) GitHub
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MarkLogic
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) jQuery
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) XML
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (33.33%) Ajax
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
6 1 (8.33%) J2EE
6 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) MVC
1 7 (58.33%) OO
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) E-business
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) Scala
4 4 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) PHP
6 1 (8.33%) SQL